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Popularity
12k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Lawanda

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: American
  • #2155 All Time
Girls
Boys

How popular is the name "Lawanda" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1917 6 6 0
1918 7 7 0
1919 9 9 0
1920 15 15 0
1921 16 16 0
1922 43 43 0
1923 35 35 0
1924 42 42 0
1925 37 37 0
1926 48 48 0
1927 76 76 0
1928 63 63 0
1929 56 56 0
1930 79 79 0
1931 70 70 0
1932 67 67 0
1933 71 71 0
1934 84 84 0
1935 75 75 0
1936 67 67 0
1937 56 56 0
1938 62 62 0
1939 68 68 0
1940 60 60 0
1941 66 66 0
1942 58 58 0
1943 71 71 0
1944 61 61 0
1945 64 64 0
1946 69 69 0
1947 75 75 0
1948 83 83 0
1949 103 103 0
1950 82 82 0
1951 98 98 0
1952 102 102 0
1953 110 110 0
1954 120 120 0
1955 105 105 0
1956 141 141 0
1957 157 157 0
1958 175 175 0
1959 177 177 0
1960 203 203 0
1961 210 210 0
1962 190 190 0
1963 217 217 0
1964 261 261 0
1965 226 226 0
1966 244 244 0
1967 214 214 0
1968 269 269 0
1969 280 280 0
1970 350 350 0
1971 417 417 0
1972 412 412 0
1973 441 441 0
1974 458 458 0
1975 529 529 0
1976 493 493 0
1977 598 592 6
1978 443 443 0
1979 397 397 0
1980 329 329 0
1981 283 283 0
1982 253 253 0
1983 153 153 0
1984 159 159 0
1985 122 122 0
1986 116 116 0
1987 97 97 0
1988 76 76 0
1989 70 70 0
1990 87 87 0
1991 77 77 0
1992 62 62 0
1993 44 44 0
1994 39 39 0
1995 34 34 0
1996 15 15 0
1997 24 24 0
1998 13 13 0
1999 9 9 0
2000 10 10 0
2001 7 7 0
2002 12 12 0
2003 7 7 0
2004 7 7 0
2009 7 7 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Lawanda? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 12,093 babies born with the name Lawanda in the United States. That's more than enough Lawandas to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1917 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Lawanda" was in 1977 with a total of 592 babies.

According to the 1979 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Lawanda" ranks #92 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, 40 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 1979. Across the entire United States a total of 397 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Lawanda popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Lawanda in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the gulf coast area? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Lawanda" mean? The list below shows the origins of Lawanda as well as things modernly associated with the name Lawanda such as celebrities named Lawanda.

American

Origin and Meaning of Lawanda

The name "Lawanda" is of American origin, and it means "Combination of La and Wanda". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!

A is for able, for you surely are.

W is for warmth, the glow of your friendship.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

D is for dandy, a description of you!

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

Your name in reverse order is "Adnawal". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nadlawa". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Lawanda born Jan 16, 1971

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-West approximately on 1175. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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